MicroCPD: Online submission and marking

This week David Price talks about electronic management of assessment (EMA)

The article referenced below is produced by JISC and co-authored by Gill Ferrell and Lisa Grey whose work in recent years has included range of innovation and change programmes on the themes of technology-enhanced assessment, curriculum transformation and e-portfolios. It provides more information on what EMA is, the benefits to staff and students, how it can improve organisational efficiency and considers any drawbacks in the process.


JISC (2016) Electronic management of assessment.  Available at :


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